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What exactly was the point of this?

TV review: 'Bad Teacher' was a bad movie -- and now it's a bad TV show

April 23rd, 2014

What exactly was the point of this?

  • Get ready for complex emotions depicted in regrettably simplistic ways.

  • The hypothetical film described in this documentary probably would have been a disaster, but it sure is fun to hear about it.

  • What’s meant to be a story of female empowerment is instead a crass embodiment of battle-of-the-sexes stereotypes.

  • It's a crowded field, but he should do just fine.

  • Superheroes, sequels and a sex tape: Weekly's look at the upcoming season's flicks.

  • Glazer is one of the most visionary directors currently working.

  • An intriguing idea is completely discarded in favor of action sequences.

  • It sounds like a lame rom-com ... but it's not.

  • The flick was nominated for this year's Best Animated Feature Oscar.

  • The drama focuses on a married couple spending a few days in Paris to celebrate their 30th anniversary.

  • Based on the Oscar-winning 1997 film, the new television series forgoes casting new actors as the same iconic characters.

  • Looking for excitement? You'll have to wait until the last 15 minutes of the film.

  • A serious approach pays off with a creepy, well-acted take on some familiar horror ideas.

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